Thinking FAST, and slow

Cite this article as: Andrew Tagg. Thinking FAST, and slow, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17324 10-year-old Elliott is brought into your emergency department after falling off his bike. Whilst trying to escape from a gang of bullies he went off-road, left the ground and landed awkwardly. The front wheel twisted and the…

Stabbings in adolescents

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. Stabbings in adolescents, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17337It’s a regular day in your Paeds ED. You’ve just pulled a piece of lego out of a child left nostril; there are two wheezy kids waiting for review to see if they can stretch to two hours; and…

Ross Fisher: What surgeons wish you knew from DFTB17

Cite this article as: Team DFTB. Ross Fisher: What surgeons wish you knew from DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16201This talk was recorded live on the final of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then why not book your leave for 2018 now. Tickets are on sale for the…

Camille Wu: Testicular Troubles at DFTB17

Cite this article as: Team DFTB. Camille Wu: Testicular Troubles at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16080This talk was recorded live on the final of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then why not book your leave for 2018 now. Tickets are on sale for the pre-conference workshops as…

Craig McBride: Minimally Invasive Surgery at DFTB17

Cite this article as: Team DFTB. Craig McBride: Minimally Invasive Surgery at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16078This talk was recorded live on the final of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then why not book your leave for 2018 now. Tickets are on sale for the pre-conference workshops…

Treadmill Burns

Cite this article as: Henry Goldstein. Treadmill Burns, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.9710Chase, 3, is brought in by ambulance with his hand wrapped in a towel. His sweaty father – wearing running gear – explains that Chase touched the treadmill whilst Dad was in full flight. A recently published paper in Burns…

Pyloric stenosis

Cite this article as: Erin Sharwood. Pyloric stenosis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2768Key points: Think of pyloric stenosis in a vomiting infant. Only about 1 in 7 cases will have the classic triad of projectile vomiting, visible peristalsis and the palpable “olive”. Hypokalemia suggests several weeks of symptoms. Ultrasound is the most…

DFTB in Dublin – the Workshops

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. DFTB in Dublin – the Workshops, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/dftb-in-dublin-the-workshops/Having braved international flights half of the team from DFTB (Andy and Henry) have made it to SMACCDub. For those of you not in the know the Social Media And Critical Care conference is in it’s…

Breast anomalies

Cite this article as: Catherine Boorer. Breast anomalies, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.8232—Most breast lesions in children and adolescents are benign and self limiting. However, it is important not to overlook the impact that abnormal breast development can have on an adolescent’s self-esteem and self-confidence. Here Catherine Boorer (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon)…